Branch: Gases<br> Segment: Cryogenic rail tank cars<br> Load:


LNG | G91.111D


Optimized for the transportation of liquified natural gas (LNG; methane, cryogenically liquefied).

Special suspension and storage technology for the inner tank inside the outer tank to guarantee the required safety and energy efficiency when transporting LNG at temperatures as low as -162°C.

Ready for transportation in Spain:

  • Buffer head width: 650 mm
  • Distance between buffer centers: 1,850 mm
  • Special preparations for lifting the wagon with the bogie frame

Technical specifications

Tare weight approx. 45 t
Axle load 22.5 t
Clearance: outer wheelsets 20,366 mm
Min. curve radius 75 m
Brake KE-GP-A 12"
Brake block categoryK brake block
Crash bufferCrash buffer
Safety equipment • 25 t axles with noise reduction coating
• Safety device to prevent excess pressure and overfilling
• Telematics system to prepare for pressure monitoring
Tank material Outside: Carbon steel (S355NL2)    
Inside: Stainless steel
Nominal volume approx. 111 m³
Tank code R10,4BN
Design temperature -196 / +50°C
Thermal insulation • Vacuum between inner and outer tank
• Inner tank insulated